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Poster: splue Date: Jun 25, 2011 7:53am
Forum: texts Subject: Re: careful what u write & do & make & think in China

"Jun 22, 2011

On April 3 internationally acclaimed Chinese artist Ai Weiwei was arrested in what was clearly a response to his high profile criticisms of the government. Tonight, after 80 days in prison and a massive campaign by leading global art museums, Ai Weiwei is finally free.

“This campaign has been quite a ride: in less than 3 months leading global art institutions and artists from all over the world came together to recruit more than 140,000 supporters in 175 countries,” said Ben Rattray, the founder of

Their remarkable success led foreign hackers to launch a highly sophisticated cyber-attack on designed to prevent people around the world from simply voicing their opinion.

Thanks for taking action everyone!"